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    September 22, 2010
    12:00 - 12:30pm EDT  

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animal abuse, out range over a court decision about a man who beat his pet to death.
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>> i'm don scott. >> and i'm jessica kartalija. here's what people talk about today. you'll remember the dog beaten by his owner. animal advocates are furious over his punishment. he's been assigned to take care of other abused animals. >> reporter: hi, don, the animal lovers say he deserves jail time, instead they're barking mad that he's been ordered to volunteer at an animal shelter. >> reporter: this image is too disturbing to show. the neighbors called the police after seeing the dog beaten by the owner. the dog's injuries were a broken right front leg and his ribs were shattered and his teeth were missing. >> reporter: in august, the police officers found the dog
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tied up in a garbage bag, he died later. he was charged with animal cruelty and a judge agreed to drop the case if he performed community service at the spca. >> this is a violent case, it's a disturbing case and we don't want someone like that near our animals. report the maryland spca director will deny the volunteer service out raged that the prosecutors and a judge would allow an animal abuser to work at the facility. >> if the judicial system wants rehabilitation, that's wonderful, but counseling makes more sense. you wouldn't do that if you had someone violent with children working with children. >> because of a court recorder that's in place now, he may have to ask a judge for a new
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sentence if he can't fulfill the current sentence of volunteering at an animal shelter. thank you, derek. an attorney tells the sun that his client only beat him after it bit him and his wife. right now, the family and friends are gathered to remember a fallston freshman. the funeral for joey d'entremont is taking place in joppa. he was crossing a road in bel air last week and he was hit by a car. the investigators say that the 19-year-old had the right of way. >> a glenn bernie man is behind bars charged with enticing a 12- year-old girl into prostitution. here's the latest. >> well, federal pros cuters say that -- prosecutors say the man took the girl to atlantic city and she had sex for money eight
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times. he refused to take her home and threatened to shoot her. when she was left alone, she called her mother. he's charged with sex trafficking of a minor. the victim is now with her family. jessica, back to you. if convicted, he could spend the rest of his life behind bars. a hearing is scheduled to determine if a man accused of killing a state trooper should be freed until his trial. the officer was gunned down in february working at the anable bees -- applebees. the man is charged with providing the weapon. three are charged with a brutal beating and robbery. a woman accepted a ride and
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they assaulted her with a stun gun and a hammer. anyone with information, call the sheriff's office. lawmakers are ready to grill the executives from two egg companies about the changes they made since the summer's recall. 1600 people got salmonella from the tainted eggs and joel brown has more. >> reporter: the owner from an iowa company at the center of the egg recall is ready to tell congress and the public he's sorry and he was horrified to learn his eggs made thousands sick. he's been called before a house panel looking into the august recall of half a billion eggs. lawmakers want to know what changes his company has made since the out break. the fda investigation hasn't turned up a specific cause to the out break, but they found
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evidence that the string was present at the plant and at wright county egg, it's a provider for the company. records show, he saved millions of dollars in fines over years for health, safety and immigration and environmental violations. after the recall, the inspectors visited the company. during those visits, they found live rodents and mice at the farms and they also found manure piled deep, it was leaking into a building's foundation and they also found maggots and flies. the head of the county will tell they made changes after the recall. and he plans to remove the chickens that haven't been vaccinated against the string of salmonella. in washington, joel brown, wjz- 13 eyewitness news.
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federal officials say for every case of salmonella that's reported, there could be as many as 30 unreported. summer comes to an end tonight and it won't feel like it then or tomorrow. a live look outside, it's already warming up nicely, thank you very much. we're live with first warning weather coverage. bernadette woods is live in the weather center. good afternoon, we're going to look at the first warning doppler radar. we have a cold front moving to the north today. it has thunderstorms with it. we have the chance for showers and thunderstorms into the afternoon. here's a graphic that's put together. it shows the front coming through and when we get a shower and a thunderstorm, it could be strong because the fact that the heat's starting to build. it's 82 degrees outside and we haven't been that warm in a few days. we'll keep rising throughout the next few days. the next few days will be hot ones. the attack ads are ramping
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up. the democratic governor's association is questioning bob ehrlich as governor. a similar ad was released about o'malley. the contest will come down to the wire. o'malley has a 3% lead, slightly less than the margin of error. and stay with wjz-13 for the campaign 2010. for more information, go to wjz.com. the towson commons is back in the hands of the original lender. yesterday, the business complex sold for $28 million. cap mark finance had the winning bid. they loaned the money to the previous owner of the property. it's not clear if they'll develop the property or resell it. a 2014 men's college lacrosse championship will be
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played in baltimore once again. m&t will host it again for the 6thtime. it should be a big boost for the economy. 37,000 fans attended the game on memorial day of this year. we'll head out there after the show. it should be exciting. a lot of people are really excited for that. still to come, abuse allocations, the head of an atlanta megachurch was accused of sexually harassing two members of the congregation. and paris was denied into japan. >> and as the afternoon continues to heat up, we'll be back with the first warning weather forecast.
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bob ehrlich pretends to be for the working guy... but he's not on our side. i thought i knew bob ehrlich, but then i found out... he raised property taxes on every maryland family... and business. he increased college tuition... by 40%. 40%. and i thought i knew bob ehrlich. he was against raising the minimum wage. made $2.5 million... working for a lobbying firm. $2.5 million? he's not really on my side. with this tough economy, we really need a governor on our side.
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michelle obama is head lining at least nine fundraisers in six states. she'll raise money for a
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handful of candidates facing tight battles. the democrats hope that it could slow the republican momentum. she's more popular than her husband. >> and eight city officials will be arraigned in a corruption scandal former city manager was making almost $800,000 a year. the council members who worked part thyme made $100,000 a year. the group includes the excity manager, mayor and council members. they now have to come up with money to pay those who paid too much in taxes. eddy long is the pastor of a missionary baptist church. he's accused of coercing young members of his congregation into sexual relationships.
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he's an out spoken opponent of gay people. and people. -- gaymarriage. > under japanese law, paris hilton was not allowed in because of a felony of drug possession. stay tuned, bernadette woods will be back in the first warning weather forecast. first, here's today's midday stocks followed by last night's megamillions numbers. ,, tax on everything you buy?
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,, that's in andy harris' unfair tax plan. 23% sales tax. a 23% sales tax will cut my business in half. would be devastating. andy harris' 23% sales tax absolutely makes no sense. 23% sales tax would really make things unaffordable. that's too high for the average american out here. i don't know how we would manage it really. don't like that idea. we can't afford andy harris' idea. i'm frank kratovil and i approve this message.
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if they have their way, we're facing a mountain of debt and a massive tax increase. employers will continue to leave our state, taking their jobs with them. the next four years will impact the next decade, so we've put together a road map to 2020. a plan that brings jobs back to maryland by reducing spending and lowering taxes. let's make the maryland we love not just good, but great. now let's get down to work.
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welcome back, everybody. well, a nice place to be, it will be cooler along the water than inland. temperatures are really going up this afternoon. we're in 80 in baltimore and you can see that's starting to kick in closer to the water. you can see that breaking apart into the afternoon. the dew points are up and it's feeling muggy. the winds are turned around to the south. we have a coastal flood advisory in effect for the next high tide or two with the winds
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out of the south. here's the next front moving our way. we're on the southern side of it. notice how it continues to get broken up. as this moves our way, it's the chance for a shower or a thunderstorm. and the storm prediction center put us at a risk for a severe storm. it will be a close call. we have a chance for a shower and thunderstorm. that front gets out of here and here's the next one. while it does, the temperatures will sore. then, the front comes through saturday. there's a chance for a shower with it. it gets knocked off to the south and it will bring the heat back with it. out on the water, this is meandering around. it's going to turn around to the northwest and winds are at 46 miles per hour. you have to highlight this, it could be the next organized tropical storm system. and it's matthew and we'll keep you updated on that one.
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small craft advisory for our water. today, the forecast is going up to 88 degrees and a chance for a late shower or thunderstorm. tonight, going down to 67, it will be a warm one and tomorrow, up to 90 degrees and it listen a muggy afternoon. we're in the 90s again and the next few days will be hot ones. >> muggy for autumn. and don't forget, it's the raven's home opener. you can catch the game here and as the cleveland browns come to town here live on wjz-13. and still to come on wjz-13 news at noon, new elements of the health care reform plan go into effect in one day. and remember, wjz-13 is always on for you. here are the story west're following on the website at this hour. for updates and the updated first warning weather forecast, go to wjz.com. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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starting tomorrow, your insurance company can't put dollar limits on hospital and lab services. more younger adults can stay on the health care plans of
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parents until 26 and all new plans must offer preventative services with no deductible. all have new costs and many letters have been sent out. video games can improve vision for those with lazy eye. patients had better vision after playing 40 hours of video games. until now, the treatment -- no treatments were available for adults. and the great prostate cancer challenge is this sunday. make sure you come out for the great challenge this sunday. it's a walk and run and more at towson university with marty bass as the emcee. for more information, go to wjz.com. and check in with us today at 4:00, 5:00, and 6:00.
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cleaning the world's water. kevin costner has a role behind the gulf spill. and both hands on the wheel. new devices to keep drivers from being distracted on the road. this is all after dr. phil at 4:00. and the five-day forecast is next. [ male announcer ] are you watching cable? here's what you should be watching: your cable bill. because you could be paying way too much. stop spending more for second best. upgrade to verizon fios and get tv, internet and phone for just $99.99 a month for a year. and here's a special bonus: you'll also get the fios tv movie package and epix -- free for 12 months. and with this offer, there's no term contract required. if you don't love fios, cancel at anytime with no early termination fee. fios gives you the best channel lineup, superior picture quality and more hd... plus internet rated #1 in satisfaction, speed and reliability. last chance. offer ends october 2nd.
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today, we're going up to 88 and 90 degrees tomorrow and 92 friday. then, a cold front saturday and there could be a shower with it. we'll kick up the winds and we'll notice the cooldown. 82 saturday and back into the 70s into sunday and monday. don't forget, the premiere week continues tonight. at 10:00, it's "the defenders" and that's followed by eyewitness news at 11:00. >> and finally, the family pet in texas is the owner of the new world record. puggy has the longest tong of any dog. judges confirmed it's 4 1/2 inches long. it was rescued after being abandoned. the owners chose him for his unique appearance. >> it looks longer than 4 1/2
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inches. >> well, that's really interesting. >> bern, no comment. >> no comment. >> we saw it this morn. >> thank you for watching eyewitness news on wjz-13. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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[ ehrlich ] annapolis -- if they have their way, we're facing a mountain of debt and a massive tax increase. employers will continue to leave our state, taking their jobs with them. the next four years will impact the next decade, so we've put together a road map to 2020. a plan that brings jobs back to maryland by reducing spending and lowering taxes. let's make the maryland we love not just good, but great.